Cross Plains, Texas

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Population in 2019: 986 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -7.7%
 
Males: 474  (48.2%)
Females: 512  (51.8%)
Median resident age:

38.2 years
Texas median age:

35.1 years

Zip codes: 76443.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $35,399 (it was $22,235 in 2000)
Cross Plains:

$35,399
TX:

$64,034

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $19,128 (it was $13,284 in 2000)

Cross Plains town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $76,559 (it was $28,300 in 2000)
Cross Plains:

$76,559
TX:

$200,400

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $92,247; detached houses: $91,921; mobile homes: $95,021

Median gross rent in 2019: $469.

March 2019 cost of living index in Cross Plains: 77.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 11.6%
(9.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 37.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 13.6% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Cross Plains, TX (2019)
    • 95489.9%White alone
    • 646.0%Hispanic
    • 201.9%Two or more races
    • 50.5%American Indian alone

Races in Cross Plains detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Texas and other state lists, there were 10 registered sex offenders living in Cross Plains, Texas as of April 18, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Cross Plains is 130 to 1.


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Ancestries: English (26.2%), Irish (11.0%), American (10.4%), Polish (9.1%), Lithuanian (6.4%), European (5.6%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1739 feet

Land area: 1.20 square miles.

Population density: 825 people per square mile   (low).

Cross Plains, Texas map

25 residents are foreign born (1.6% Latin America, 0.8% Europe).

This town:

2.4%
Texas:

17.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,228 (1.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Abilene, TX (40.5 miles , pop. 115,930).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fort Worth, TX (115.0 miles , pop. 534,694).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (146.3 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities:

Rising Star, TX (3.4 miles ),
May, TX (3.6 miles ),
Putnam, TX (4.1 miles),
Thunderbird Bay, TX (4.1 miles ),
Cisco, TX (4.6 miles ),
Lake Brownwood, TX (4.6 miles ),
Carbon, TX (4.7 miles ),
Baird, TX (4.8 miles )

Latitude: 32.13 N, Longitude: 99.16 W

Area code: 254

Distribution of median household income in Cross Plains, TX in 2019
Distribution of house value in Cross Plains, TX in 2019
Cross Plains satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2017: 4 buildings, average cost: $50,000
  • 2018: 4 buildings, average cost: $56,300
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.9%
Texas:

8.0%
Most common industries in Cross Plains, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (10.8%)
  • Educational services (10.0%)
  • Health care (9.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (9.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (18.4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (7.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.2%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.7%)
  • Repair & maintenance (5.8%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (5.8%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (5.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (18.6%)
  • Educational services (17.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (14.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (11.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.0%)
  • Public administration (5.6%)
  • Personal & laundry services (3.4%)
Most common occupations in Cross Plains, TX (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.0%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (3.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (9.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.2%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.9%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.9%)
  • Carpenters (4.5%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.9%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (7.3%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5.6%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5.1%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (5.1%)

Average climate in Cross Plains, Texas

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Cross Plains, Texas environmental map by EPA

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Tornado activity:

Cross Plains-area historical tornado activity is near Texas state average. It is 41% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/19/1976, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 25.3 miles away from the Cross Plains town center injured 11 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 4/28/1950, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 27.4 miles away from the town center killed 5 people and injured 5 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Cross Plains-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Texas state average. It is 372% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/16/1978 at 11:46:54, a magnitude 5.3 (4.4 MB, 4.6 UK, 5.3 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 112.3 miles away from the city center
On 11/6/2011 at 03:53:10, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MW, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 272.9 miles away from Cross Plains center
On 4/14/1995 at 00:32:56, a magnitude 5.7 (5.6 MB, 5.7 MS, 5.7 MW, Depth: 11.1 mi) earthquake occurred 279.5 miles away from Cross Plains center
On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi) earthquake occurred 323.6 miles away from Cross Plains center
On 1/2/1992 at 11:45:35, a magnitude 5.0 (4.6 MB, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 230.7 miles away from the city center
On 9/11/2011 at 12:27:44, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 106.1 miles away from Cross Plains center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Callahan County (19) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Fires: 7, Floods: 7, Hurricanes: 3, Tornadoes: 3, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Cross Plains topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Cross Plains:

  • COLONIAL OAKS NURSING HOME (1431 EAST 14TH STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Cross Plains:

  • RISING STAR NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; RISING STAR, TX)

Airports located in Cross Plains:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cross Plains:

  • Cisco College (about 22 miles; Cisco, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,687)
  • Abilene Christian University (about 40 miles; Abilene, TX; FT enrollment: 4,025)
  • Tarleton State University (about 56 miles; Stephenville, TX; FT enrollment: 8,882)
  • Angelo State University (about 91 miles; San Angelo, TX; FT enrollment: 6,019)
  • Weatherford College (about 91 miles; Weatherford, TX; FT enrollment: 4,080)
  • Central Texas College (about 106 miles; Killeen, TX; FT enrollment: 15,911)
  • Texas Christian University (about 113 miles; Fort Worth, TX; FT enrollment: 9,131)

Public high school in Cross Plains:

Public elementary/middle school in Cross Plains:

See full list of schools located in Cross Plains

Library in Cross Plains:

  • CROSS PLAINS PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $26,016; Location: 149 N MAIN ST; 14,311 books; 311 audio materials; 6 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 19 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Cross Plains: Cottonwood Volunteer Fire Department (A), Cross Plains Emergency Medical Services (B), Robert E Howard House (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: 36 West Motel (501 Southwest 5th Street).

Callahan County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.3 people
Texas:

2.8 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

63.8%
Whole state:

69.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

5.5%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
31 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Cross Plains (2011 data):

  • Texas Heritage Bank: Cross Plains Branch at 101 North Main Street, branch established on 2002/10/28. Info updated 2011/10/04: Bank assets: $99.0 mil, Deposits: $83.8 mil, headquarters in Boerne, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: Southwestern Bancorp, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Cross Plains:

Marital status in Cross Plains, TX
  • Never married: 16.6%
  • Now married: 45.1%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 13.9%
  • Divorced: 21.9%

For population 25 years and over in Cross Plains:

  • High school or higher: 89.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.6%
  • Unemployed: 9.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.4
Texas average:

13.8

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Cross Plains
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Cross Plains, TX (based on Callahan County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,03629
Mainline Protestant1,0006
Catholic1501
Other--
None5,358-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 2
This county:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Callahan County:

2.23 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

1.11 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Callahan County:

7.44 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

3.95 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
This county:

3.72 / 10,000 pop.
Texas:

6.13 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

9.6%
State:

8.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

28.2%
State:

26.6%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Callahan County:

9.2%
Texas:

15.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

47.6%
Texas:

48.0%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

42.1%
Texas:

46.4%

Average BMI:
Cross Plains:

28.8
Texas:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Cross Plains:

24.5%
Texas:

21.2%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Cross Plains:

12.3%
Texas:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Cross Plains:

6.9
Texas:

6.8

Overweight people:
Cross Plains:

35.0%
Texas:

33.0%

General health condition:
Here:

51.1%
Texas:

55.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

73.3%
State:

80.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Cross Plains, TX Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 4$14,224$42,6720$0
Financial Administration 2$7,964$47,7842$1,014
Water Supply 1$3,000$36,0000$0
Other and Unallocable 1$3,000$36,0000$0
Streets and Highways 1$3,500$42,0001$918
Totals for Government 9$31,688$42,2513$1,932

Cross Plains government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $427,000 ($433.06)
    Financial Administration: $189,000 ($191.68)
    Water Utilities: $159,000 ($161.26)
    General Public Buildings: $96,000 ($97.36)
    Sewerage: $86,000 ($87.22)
    Regular Highways: $83,000 ($84.18)
    Parks and Recreation: $60,000 ($60.85)
    Solid Waste Management: $21,000 ($21.30)
    Local Fire Protection: $12,000 ($12.17)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $5,000 ($5.07)
    Libraries: $5,000 ($5.07)
    Central Staff Services: $2,000 ($2.03)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $275,000 ($278.90)

Cross Plains government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $135,000 ($136.92)
    Solid Waste Management: $19,000 ($19.27)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,000 ($3.04)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $235,000 ($238.34)
    Rents: $3,000 ($3.04)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $281,000 ($284.99)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $254,000 ($257.61)
    Property: $103,000 ($104.46)

Cross Plains government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $37,000 ($37.53)

8.74% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($43,285 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.74%
Texas average:

7.43%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Taylor County, TX  4.51% ($42,393 average AGI)
from Jones County, TX  0.41% ($40,550)


7.87% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($40,008 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.87%
Texas average:

7.26%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Taylor County, TX  3.68% ($44,254 average AGI)
Businesses in Cross Plains, TX
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1Subway1
FedEx1True Value1

Strongest AM radio stations in Cross Plains:

  • WBAP (820 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: WBAP-KSCS OPERATING, LTD.)
  • KAHZ (1360 AM; 50 kW; HURST, TX)
  • KESS (1270 AM; 50 kW; FORT WORTH, TX; Owner: KESS-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KKYX (680 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KEAN (1470 AM; 5 kW; ABILENE, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KRLD (1080 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: TEXAS INFINITY BROADCASTING L.P.)
  • KZMP (1540 AM; 50 kW; UNIVERSITY PARK, TX; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KTKR (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KFXR (1190 AM; 50 kW; DALLAS, TX; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KSKY (660 AM; 20 kW; BALCH SPRINGS, TX; Owner: BISON MEDIA, INC.)
  • WOAI (1200 AM; 50 kW; SAN ANTONIO, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBIS (1150 AM; 25 kW; HIGHLAND PARK, TX; Owner: DALLAS AM RADIO PARTNERS, L.P.)
  • KXYL (1240 AM; 1 kW; BROWNWOOD, TX; Owner: WATTS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cross Plains:

  • KXCT (102.3 FM; COLEMAN, TX; Owner: WATTS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KNCE (95.1 FM; BAIRD, TX; Owner: DOUD MEDIA GROUP, LLC)
  • KEYJ-FM (107.9 FM; ABILENE, TX; Owner: CCB TEXAS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KXYL-FM (96.9 FM; BROWNWOOD, TX; Owner: WATTS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KYOX (94.3 FM; COMANCHE, TX; Owner: 377 BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KOXE (101.3 FM; BROWNWOOD, TX; Owner: BROWN COUNTY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KHPU (91.7 FM; BROWNWOOD, TX; Owner: HOWARD PAYNE UNIVERSITY)
  • KGNZ (88.1 FM; ABILENE, TX; Owner: CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KPSM (99.3 FM; BROWNWOOD, TX; Owner: LIVING WORD CHURCH OF BROWNWOOD, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Cross Plains:

  • KPTC-LP (Channel 48; CISCO, TX; Owner: PRIME TIME CHRISTIAN B/CING., INC.)
  • KXVA (Channel 15; ABILENE, TX; Owner: STAR BROADCASTING LIMITED)
  • KTAB-TV (Channel 32; ABILENE, TX; Owner: NEXSTAR BROADCASTING OF ABILENE, LLC)

Cross Plains fatal accident list:

May 28, 2017 05:37 AM, Sr-206 Main St, Lat: 32.118600, Lon: -99.165592, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 19, 1998 09:20 PM, Sr-206, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Sep 25, 1991 05:50 PM, 5thst, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Aug 24, 1982 05:10 PM, Eleventh, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Dec 23, 1980 11:45 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 10Number of bridges
  • 46ft / 14.0mTotal length
  • 12,060Total average daily traffic
  • 2,225Total average daily truck traffic
  • 16,910Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic
New bridges in Cross Plains, TX - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 31950-1959
  • 41960-1969
  • 11980-1989
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Cross Plains, TX

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Cross Plains)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 100 S Of Int Of Hwy 79 & 36 (Lat: 32.121528 Lon: -99.163111), Structure height: 15 m, Call Sign: WPDA918,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.480 MHz, Grant Date: 07/15/2008, Expiration Date: 08/31/2018, Cancellation Date: 06/19/2014, Registrant: Blooston, Mordkofsky, Dickens, Duffy & Prendergast, LLP, 2120 L Street, N.W., Suite 300, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 659-0830, Fax: (202) 828-5568

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • 177 W 9th St (Lat: 32.126250 Lon: -99.166167), Call Sign: KNES995,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.250 MHz, 154.280 MHz, Grant Date: 01/15/2003, Expiration Date: 01/20/2013, Cancellation Date: 03/23/2013, Registrant: State Of; Texas Dept. Of Transportation Texas, 125 E 11th St, Austin, TX 78701-2483, Phone: (512) 506-5141, Email:
  • .25 Mi On Hwy 36 Nw (Lat: 32.175139 Lon: -99.277278), Type: Tank, Structure height: 6 m, Call Sign: WPGD756,
    Assigned Frequencies: 468.575 MHz, Grant Date: 12/12/2014, Expiration Date: 12/19/2024, Certifier: Travis Rhoads, Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern Ste E #501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
  • Approx 12 Mi Ne (Lat: 32.258750 Lon: -99.030056), Type: Tower, Structure height: 12 m, Overall height: 15 m, Call Sign: WPKJ357,
    Assigned Frequencies: 458.925 MHz, Grant Date: 12/19/2001, Expiration Date: 03/11/2012, Cancellation Date: 08/17/2010, Certifier: Laure S Henderson, Registrant: Ldh Energy Pipeline L.P., 3010 S. Business 45, Corsicana, TX 75110, Phone: (903) 874-8740, Fax: (903) 872-4112, Email:
  • On Hwy 36 12 Mi Nw (Lat: 32.185417 Lon: -99.285889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 140 m, Call Sign: WPDT435,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.375 MHz, Grant Date: 10/17/1999, Expiration Date: 10/17/2004, Cancellation Date: 09/13/2002, Registrant: Keller And Heckman LLP, 1001 G. Street Nw Suite 500w, Washington, DC 20001, Phone: (202) 434-4130, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:
  • CROSS PLAINS ISD, 700 N Main St (Lat: 32.131472 Lon: -99.164889), Call Sign: WRHZ461,
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.112 MHz, 457.112 MHz, Grant Date: 07/21/2020, Expiration Date: 07/21/2030, Certifier: Dade Cosby, Registrant: Visiplex, Inc., 1287 North Barclay Boulevard, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089, Phone: (847) 229-0250, Fax: (847) 229-0259, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

7
  • Call Sign: AA5LJ, Licensee ID: L01437625, Grant Date: 10/14/2008, Expiration Date: 01/11/2019, Certifier: Jimmy D Wilson, Registrant: Jimmy D Wilson, 15114 Fm 880 S, Cross Plains, TX 76443
  • Call Sign: K5PID, Grant Date: 05/17/1994, Expiration Date: 05/17/2004, Cancellation Date: 05/18/2006, Registrant: James R Wagner, Cross Plains, TX 76443
  • Call Sign: KA9DNO, Licensee ID: L01092606, Grant Date: 12/15/2018, Expiration Date: 12/15/2028, Certifier: Peter M Calvagna, Registrant: Peter M Calvagna, 7215 County Road 415, Cross Plains, TX 76443
  • Call Sign: W0HWU, Grant Date: 12/01/1995, Expiration Date: 12/01/2005, Cancellation Date: 12/04/2007, Registrant: William C Tillotson, Box 657, Cross Plains, TX 76443
  • Call Sign: KF5YTT, Licensee ID: L01819814, Grant Date: 10/25/2013, Expiration Date: 10/25/2023, Certifier: Edwin P Calvagna, Registrant: Edwin P Calvagna, 7215 C R 415, Cross Plains, TX 76443
  • Call Sign: AG5MD, Licensee ID: L02123622, Grant Date: 08/17/2017, Expiration Date: 08/17/2027, Cancellation Date: 09/09/2017, Certifier: Fred L Ptacek Jr, Registrant: Fred L Ptacek Jr, Cross Plains, TX 76443
  • Call Sign: KD5LL, Previous Call Sign: AG5MD, Licensee ID: L02123622, Grant Date: 09/09/2017, Expiration Date: 09/09/2027, Certifier: Fred L Ptacek Jr, Registrant: Fred L Ptacek Jr, Cross Plains, TX 76443

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: ATEC VOS ATEC 322 FAETA (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 912ULS SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 172AW , Serial Number: F 420508 LSA, Year manufactured: 2008, Airworthiness Date: 10/20/2008, Certificate Issue Date: 08/28/2019
    Registrant (Individual): Roger R Klingberg, Po Box 188, Cross Plains, TX 76443
  • Aircraft: HELIO H-391B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 117 mph), Engine: LYCOMING GO-435-C2B2 (260 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 242B , Serial Number: 001, Year manufactured: 1954, Airworthiness Date: 12/16/2018, Certificate Issue Date: 12/06/2018
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Charles E Ross, 17865 County Road 421, Cross Plains, TX 76443, Other Owners: Beverly J Ross
  • Aircraft: CESSNA T210H (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 141 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6944R , Serial Number: T210-0344, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 02/15/1968, Certificate Issue Date: 07/14/2015
    Registrant (Individual): James C Kaiser, Po Box 722, Cross Plains, TX 76443
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-160 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8875D , Serial Number: 22-6049, Year manufactured: 1958, Airworthiness Date: 03/13/1958, Certificate Issue Date: 08/05/2009
    Registrant (Individual): Bill I Bishop, 7688 County Road 452, Cross Plains, TX 76443
  • Aircraft: HELIO H-391B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 117 mph), Engine: LYCOMING GO-435-C2B2 (260 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 100HC , Serial Number: 001, Year manufactured: 1954, Airworthiness Date: 12/16/2018, Certificate Issue Date: 12/06/2018
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Charles Ross, 17865 County Road 421, Cross Plains, TX 76443, Other Owners: Beverly J Ross
  • Aircraft: JOY AVIATION LTD VANS RV-6 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 589M , Serial Number: 23613, Certificate Issue Date: 01/21/2012
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Michael D Butler, 18059 County Road 421, Cross Plains, TX 76443, Other Owners: Judith K Butler
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 185 (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 125 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 9821X , Serial Number: 1850021, Airworthiness Date: 05/02/1963, Certificate Issue Date: 01/22/2016
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Charles E Ross, 17865 County Road 421, Cross Plains, TX 76443, Other Owners: Beverly J Ross

2005 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2005 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 14. The highest number of reported fires - 30 took place in 2009, and the least - 0 in 2007. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Cross Plains, TX When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (76.4%), and Structure Fires (13.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Cross Plains, TX
    • 15276.4%Outside Fires
    • 2613.1%Structure Fires
    • 115.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 105.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Cross Plains, TX
Most common first names in Cross Plains, TX among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3477.6 years
James3375.9 years
William2877.9 years
Robert2178.2 years
Mary1684.6 years
George1377.5 years
Ruby1080.2 years
Lillie983.9 years
Roy976.6 years
Minnie886.3 years
Most common last names in Cross Plains, TX among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1880.0 years
Wilson1475.1 years
Lee1376.5 years
Foster1379.0 years
Dillard1275.2 years
Childers1177.4 years
Brown1069.5 years
Jones1079.4 years
Mccowen1083.7 years
Ingram1081.5 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Cross Plains, TX
  • 62.6%Electricity
  • 37.4%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Cross Plains, TX
  • 73.5%Electricity
  • 26.5%Utility gas


Cross Plains compared to Texas state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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